Some terriers were bred for hunting and some for fighting. Meet the Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier and the Staffordshire Bull Terrier.
Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier
Though his origins are obscure, the Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier has been acknowledged in Ireland for more than 200 years, where he was executed to hunt small game, to kill vermin, and to guard herds. He is possibly an ancestor of the Kerry Blue Terrier. He is a beguiling medium-size sporting terrier, squarely built, having a deep chest and gaily set docked tail. His head is rectangular in look, with a strong muzzle and dark reddish-brown or brown eyes. Heis differentiated by his soft, silky, and gently waw wheaten-colored coat, which covers his entire body, legs, and head.
WEIGHT: 30-40 pounds
HEIGHT: 17-19 inches
COLOR: any shade of wheaten.
Staffordshire Bull Terrier
His ancestors were the bull- and
WEIGHT. 24-38 pounds
HEIGHT 14-16 inches
COLOR: red, fawn, white, black, blue; any of these colors with white.